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Degrowth: The only way to grow

For decades we have been brainwashed into believing that unlimited growth is good.

Economic growth is apparently the holy grail, rooted in outdated measurements like GDP and arbitrary stock-market digits... But what if these assumptions are wrong and actually, for our well-being and the future of the planet, we have to redefine success and embrace degrowth?

Host Ross Ashcroft is joined by economic anthropologist Jason Hickel and global justice activist Asad Rehman to unpick.